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Wishbone Chair

2005.1.4 (RS30919)

Description

Wooden arm chair with rush seats. Low stile with semi-circular crest rail, and wishbone-shaped splat. Singular (cylindrical) stretchers on front and rear posts. Rectangular stretchers on right and left sides. Natural colored, interwoven rush seats. Front legs round and polished at top, tapered at bottom.

Details

Maker
Carl Hansen and Son (Manufacturer)
Wegner, Hans J. , 1914-2007 (Designer)
Date
1949
Material
rush (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Denmark
Descriptive terms
Chair
chairs (furniture forms)
rush (material)
side chairs
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
28 1/8 x 19 11/16 x 17 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2005.1.4
Credit Line
Gift of Sarah Kuhn
GUSN
181199
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